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Parning, Sir Robertlocked

(d. 1343)
  • C. L. Kingsford
  • , revised by W. M. Ormrod


Parning, Sir Robert (d. 1343), justice and administrator, was a member of a Cumberland family; his father, Robert, was still alive in 1337. He was acting as counsel before 21 July 1315 and became a serjeant-at-law in 1329, serving as king's serjeant from Easter term 1333 to Michaelmas term 1339. He maintained interests in his native county and was knight of the shire for ...

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